Attorney Moira Murphy


  • Practicing law since 1995
  • Prior prosecutor
  • Training at the National District Attorneys Advocacy Center
  • Prior public defender
  • Excellence award with the Montana Public Defender’s Office
  • Member of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Training with the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Licensed in Montana &  US District Courts
  • Experience with civil and criminal appeals

Areas of practice:

Family law:

  • Divorce and Legal Separation
  • Parenting Time and Child Support
  • Paternity
  • Adoptions
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Domestic Partnership Agreements and Disputes
  • Spousal Maintenance (“Alimony”)
  • Protective Orders/Restraining Orders
  • Modification of Parenting Plans and Child Support

Criminal defense:

  • Felony and misdemeanors
  • Traffic Offenses
  • DUI
  • Assault
  • PFMA
  • Forgery
  • Homicide
  • Sexual Assault
  • Probation Violation
  • Early Termination of Probation

 Free Consultation:

  • Please call and schedule a free consultation of up to one hour (one free consultation per prospective client). We will be happy to answer questions, explain procedure, and talk about your case with you.


  • Criminal cases and family law case are handled with a retainer up front and billed at an hourly rate.